Cavity Protection Wax Leaking Out of Hood – 2014-2019 Mini Cooper

NHTSA ID Number: 10161584

Manufacturer Communication Number: M511616

Summary

CAVITY PROTECTION WAX LEAKING OUT OF HOOD. Cavity protection applied to underside of hood is leaking out onto wheel arch trim and grille.

 

11 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
MINI COOPER 2014-2019
MINI COOPER S 2014-2017, 2019

SITUATION

Cavity protection applied to underside of hood is leaking out onto wheel arch trim and grille.

 

CAUSE

Improper application of Cavity Protection Wax during vehicle production.

 

CORRECTION

Remove the current cavity protection, and reapply it more accurately.

 

PROCEDURE

For conditions that are similar to the situation described, refer to the attachment for detailed repair information.

 

PARTS INFORMATION

Part Number Description Quantity
83 12 0 390 086 Cavity Protection Wax Remover (125 ml) Sublet as necessary
83 42 0 428 190 Cavity Protection Wax (400 ml) Sublet as necessary


SI M51 16 16

May 2019

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10161584

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2019/MC-10161584-9999.pdf

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